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Audition Notice - Shrek: The Musical Jr.

Project Sparx
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Book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire Music by Jeanine Tesoro.
A "Project Sparx" production.

Performance Dates: June 23 & 24, 2018
Performance Location: The Arakelian Theater at the Firehouse Center for the Arts, Market Square, Newburyport, MA

Producer: Firehouse Center for the Arts & Project Sparx
Director of Education: Jeffrey Elwood
Director: Adele Jones
Music Director: Seth Waters
Assistant Director: Brooke Snow

Production Fee: $150 paid during registration. Scholarships are available, apply here: (https://www.projectsparx.org/scholarships.html)
Read our refund policy here: (https://firehouse.jumbula.com/#/policies)


Rehearsal Information:
First Rehearsals: May 1 & 3, 5:30pm-8pm. May 5, 9am-12pm.
Other rehearsals to be scheduled based on cast conflicts.
Tue & Thu evenings, and Sat mornings will be used frequently; not everyone will be called to every rehearsal.
Tech week schedule will be posted asap.
Full rehearsal calendar to be published after auditions.
Rehearsals will take place at various locations, including the Firehouse, North Hampton, and Rye.

Audition Information & Requirements
General Information:
Ages: 8-19
Audition Date/Time: Saturday, April 14, 9am-12pm
Audition Location: Firehouse Center for the Arts, Market Square, Newburyport, MA

Format: Full group auditions w/smaller singing auditions.

Video Auditions: We will accept video auditions for those with unavoidable conflicts only. Videos (or shared links) should be emailed to projectsparx@firehouse.org no later than midnight Friday, April 13.

Questions: For questions regarding the auditions or the overall process, email Jeffrey at jeffrey@firehouse.org

Audition Requirements:
​Monologue: Choose one of the 4 monologues from this document:
Memorization preferred.

Song: Choose one of the 3 song choices from this document: (https://www.projectsparx.org/uploads/1/1/2/6/112613335/shrek_jr-audition_music.pdf) (choices are Gingy, Donkey, Teen Fiona).
Songs should be sung a capella.
View/download music tracks here: (https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/12pkU5vc2AgJbcqERZPJaWz9x_p-ED_rB?usp=sharing)

All music will be reviewed/taught at auditions as well.

Participants will be a part of the entire process (9am-12pm)
Bring comfortable clothes to auditions (dance call, etc.)